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Chambers of Simon Croall QC

QUADRANT HOUSE, 10 FLEET STREET, LONDON, EC4Y 1AU, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7583 4444
Fax:
Fax 020 7583 4455
DX:
292 LONDON CHANCERY LANE WC2
Email:
Web:
www.quadrantchambers.com

Caroline Pounds

Tel:
Work 020 7583 4444
Email:
Quadrant Chambers (Chambers of Simon Croall QC)

Position

Barrister practising in general commercial litigation and arbitration whose areas of specialism include shipping and carriage of goods, energy, shipbuilding, ship-sale and purchase and sale of goods and commodities.

Career

Called 2003; Lincoln’s Inn.

Languages

French.

Member

COMBAR; LCLCBA; Young International Arbitration Group of the LCIA; Young Arbitrators Forum of the ICC.

Education

Hertford College, Oxford University (BA Law with French Law, first class honours).


Asia Pacific: The English Bar

Shipping

Within: Shipping – Leading juniors

Caroline Pounds - Quadrant Chambers ‘She is incredibly thorough and immerses herself in the details of complex cases.’

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London Bar

Energy

Within: Energy

Widely regarded as pre-eminent in offshore and shipping-related energy work, Quadrant Chambers is also ‘very strong in commercial energy disputes and international arbitration’; it wins praise for being ‘user friendly and accommodating’. Luke Parsons QC acted for Novol Banco in a fraud dispute against Petrosaudi Oil Services regarding a drilling contract. Simon Rainey QC and Caroline Pounds, who is particularly strong in disputes involving semi-submersibles, acted in a drilling contract dispute between Transocean Drilling UK and Repsol Sinopec Resources.

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Shipping

Within: Shipping – Leading juniors

Caroline Pounds - Quadrant Chambers ‘She is able, responsive and diligent; an outstanding lawyer.’

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